Do Water Heaters Need to Be Flushed? Why?

A hand attaching a hose to a water heater drain valve.

When was the last time you considered the health of your home’s water heater? For many, this crucial appliance only comes to mind when the hot water stops flowing. Just like changing the oil in your car, your water heater requires regular maintenance to perform efficiently. A key aspect of this maintenance is flushing the […]

Can You Run Out of Hot Water With a Tankless Water Heater?

Plumber adjusting temperature of tankless water heater

Running out of hot water is a common problem with traditional water heaters. The large storage tank water heater heats and stores water, often leading to lukewarm showers or a sudden cold burst when the supply runs out. But what about tankless water heaters? Can you run out of hot water with a tankless water […]

Why Is My Water Heater Leaking?

A water heater with tools and a puddle of water around it.

Experiencing a leak in your hot water heater can be a concerning issue, often leading to the critical question: why is your water heater leaking? Below, we’ll discuss what causes a water heater to leak, ensuring you understand the potential issues and know when it’s time to seek professional help. What Causes a Water Heater […]

Why is Water Heater Maintenance Important?

Very few people who have needed to schedule a water heater repair for their St. Cloud, MN, home have probably taken pleasure in the process. Whether it was the initial signs that indicated a problem — maybe showers were a little colder — or the cost of the repairs themselves, it’s never enjoyable to have your […]

Reduce Your Utility Bills and Conserve Energy

You pay your utility bills each month, and you likely don’t give them a lot of thought in the process. They have to paid, after all. Making small tweaks around your home or office, however, can help reduce the cost of your utilities, help conserve energy, and help protect you from costly plumbing emergencies. An […]

Consumer Alert: Navien Recalls Tankless Water Heater Models

Tankless water heaters have much to offer by way of an environmentally friendly mechanism for delivering exactly as much hot water as you need – when you need it. If you are in the market for a new water heater, a tankless heater may be the way to go, and an experienced St. Cloud plumber will […]

Tankless Water Heaters: FAQ and answers from our St Cloud Plumbers

Our homes are busy places, and they seem to run on a constant flow of hot water. You know the drill, everyone’s trying to get ready to face the day and suddenly the water from the tap is running cold – bringing everything to a crashing halt. Your hot water heater is an important implement […]

The Big Hype About Tankless Water Heater Installation in Minnesota

Imagine unlimited hot water, even when you have a houseful of guests during the holidays. Not only would this provide endless comfort to you and your visitors, but it also would save energy and, as a result, money on utility bills. This is the hype surrounding Tankless Water Heater Installation, which have been growing in popularity […]

How To Fix And Repair The Most Common Water Heater Problems

Water heater problems are no fun. Although Water Heater Repair is best left to the professionals, here are a few ideas of how to fix and repair the most common water heater problems. You don’t have to feel helpless during these troublesome times. Let’s talk about some ways you can take control and solve these common problems. […]

The Differences Between Traditional and Tankless Water Heaters in MN

When it’s time to install a new water heater in your home, you’ll have no shortage of options. At Neighborhood Plumbing & heating, our professional Minnesota plumbers can help you determine which model of water heater would be best form your home when we provide you with an installation or replacement. We can also help you decide […]